ANDERSON, Arnold - Born in Nelson, Lancashire, England on January 12, 1936 and died peacefully at Brampton Civic Hospital on Friday, March 28, 2014 after a short illness, Arnold Anderson, beloved husband of Diane Blackhall. Loving father of Diane Anderson-Lamont and her husband Ken, Alliston; Geoffrey Anderson, Bolton. Loving step- father of David and his wife Cindy Anderson, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia. Dear grandpa of Shaunessi and her fiancé Miles, Toronto; and Piper, Alliston. Dear brother of Joyce and her husband Dennis (deceased) Oddie, England. Brother-in-law of Jim Blackhall and his wife Marilyn Stea (deceased). Godfather of Kathryn Makela and her fiancé Byron, Ottawa. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and cousins. Arnold graduated from Agricultural College in England. He served in the British Army, Parachute Regiment, in Egypt and Cyprus. Arnold enjoyed playing the violin, watching Coronation Street and English Premier League Football especially Manchester United (The Red Devils). In accordance with Arnold's wishes, there will be no formal funeral service. The family will receive their friends at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 414, 60 Legion Court, Woodbridge, on Wednesday, April 9 from 2 - 4 o'clock. Arrangements by Egan Funeral Home, Bolton (905-857-2213). If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Condolences for the family may be offered at www.EganFuneralHome.com
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Egan Funeral Home
203 Queen Street South
Bolton, ON L7E 2C6
Published in the Toronto Star from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2014